What quotation might summarize the complete story of "Harrison Bergeron"?

What quotation might summarize the complete story of "Harrison Bergeron"?

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 I think the quote that summarizes the story of "Harrison Bergeron" is from The Declaration of Independence":

"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.--That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, --That whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its foundation on such principles and organizing its powers in such form,...

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"All men are Not Created Equal and it is the duty of the Government to render them so".  This is the essence of the story, the pinnacle of the plot.  I use this statement to describe the story to those who've never heard of it. 

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